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Ed Ferry

Full name: Edward Payson "Ed" Ferry
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs (89 kg)
Born: June 18, 1941 in Seattle, Washington, United States
Affiliations: US Navy, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Ed Ferry joined up with Conn Findlay to form one of America's greatest ever pair-oared boats. They won the national title in that event in 1961, 1962, and 1964, and were Pan American Games champions in 1963 (with the non-Olympian cox Charles Blitzer), in addition to winning their gold medal at Tokyo in 1964. Ferry went to Stanford but was an ensign in the navy at the time of his Olympic performance.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Conn Findlay Final Round A Final 8:21.23
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Conn Findlay Round One Heat One 7:53.17
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